A plainer entry sold again to a dearer trade, topping at 285.5ppk for a Charolais x from Mr F T Walton, Flotterton.
Charolais x Heifers – £1755.83, £1725.68 & £1704.95 Flotterton
285.5p, 279.5p & 259.5p Flotterton
Cast Cows & OTM
A depleted entry of cast cattle this week, but the ones that did decide to come forward were rewarded with a slightly sharper trade.
Topping the sale with two pure Limousin cows was Messrs J E Henderson & Sons, Burntongues, firstly with a young, shapey cow which realised 259.5ppk, followed by a heavy old girl selling to 207.5ppk.
Cast bulls sold to 181.5ppk for a BB x Lim from Messrs W Walton & Sons, Dunns Houses.
Limousin – £1627.10 Piatroon, £1691.13 & £1401.30 Burntongues, £1355.31 Thornton Tower
259.5p & 207.5p Burntongues, 203.5p Thornton Tower, 163.5p Piatroon
British Blue – £1769.63 Dunns Houses
181.5p Dunns Houses
Hereford – £1420.20 Donkin Rigg
131.5p Donkin Rigg
Hexham & Northern Marts sold 1196 prime lambs to a better than expected trade, with some very nice smart lambs forward.
Topping the sale at £142.50 was a pair of Texel x lambs from R R E & J R Reay, St Oswalds Farm.
Top ppk went to Messrs J & E Walby, East House with Beltex lambs at 325ppk.
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Texel x – £142.50 St Oswalds, £142 Matfen Estate, £140.50 Nilston Rigg, £137 & £136 Tenter House, £135 Low Ardley, £134.50 East Greenridge & Longshaws, £133.50 New Kennels, £133 Tenter House & Comb Hills, £132 New Kennels & Linacres, £131.50 Matfen Estate, £131 Nilston Rigg & East Uppertown, £130 Low Ardley, Ashview, Delight & East House
308.5p East House, 307.5p & 307.1p Matfen Estate, 306.1p & 306.0p East House, 305.8p Matfen Estate, 303.7p East House, 302.4p Matfen Estate, 300.0p Linacres, 298.8p & 294.1p East House, 292.7p & 291.5p St Oswalds, 290.2p New Kennels
Suffolk x – £136.50 Nilston Rigg, £134 St Oswalds, £127.50 New Kennels, £126.50 & £124.50 Nilston Rigg, £120 & £119.50 Lunns House
269.3p East House, 262.8p St Oswalds, 260.2p & 257.8p New Kennels, 254.6p & 254.1p Nilston Rigg, 252.2p Wall Fell
Dutch Texel – £140, £139.50, £132.50 & £130.50 (x2) Burntongues
318.2p & 303.3p Burntongues
Beltex x – £130 East House, £126.50 Matfen Estate
325.0p East House, 301.2p Matfen Estate
Charolais x – £128 Delight
Cheviot Mule – £129 Quickeningcote
252.9p Quickeningcote, 250.0p Low Ardley
Mule – £123 Quarry House, £118 Nilston Rigg, £116 Quarry House
250.0p & 246.8p Quarry House, 244.4p Nilston Rigg
Blackface – £100 Quickeningcote
Leicester – £127.50 Nilston Rigg
Hampshire – £117 Delight
Herdwick – £106 St Oswalds
258.5p St Oswalds
Kerry Hill – £120 Delight